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Francis Collins receives FASEB award

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) presents its 2017 Public Service Award to Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., for his outstanding accomplishments in the communication of science. His ability to convey the excitement, achievements, and promise of biomedical research to the general public has benefited the scientific community. “Francis Collins is a… Read More »

FASEB mourns Howard K. Schachman, 1918-2016

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) mourns the loss of Howard K. Schachman, an outstanding scientist and influential spokesman for biomedical research. A brilliant scholar, inspirational leader, and generous mentor, his legacy of accomplishments in science and public policy had a profound and lasting impact. Schachman was born in Philadelphia, received a B.S.… Read More »

FASEB honors lawmakers responsible for NIH boost

Rep. Tom Cole and Sen. Roy Blunt promised “sustained” increases for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) at a reception honoring them for securing the agency its largest budget increase in twelve years. The lawmakers, Chairmen of the House and Senate Appropriations Subcommittees on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Related Agencies, received the… Read More »